Malware and internet hackers are on loose and causing more damage than ever. Hackers are getting smarter, sneakier and more abundant. In April of this year, a 15-year-old boy was arrested for hacking 269 Web sites in three months. More than 16,000 sites are being infected with malware every day, these viruses can cause serious damage to search rankings, consumer loyalty and even have a direct impact on revenue.
If your computer was infected by malicious software more than a year ago, you may not be able to get online after midnight Sunday.
A warning from Internet service providers and the FBI: Your Web surfing could run completely aground on Monday if your computer is infected with a certain type of malware.